The Occasional Chef - Serving Broward County and Ft. Lauderdale in Florida, Westchester in NY, Sussex and Morris in NJ and Fairfield in CT - Your Personal Chef for ALL occasions

meals menuThe Occasional Chef offers
~“Meals-for-the-Week” Services~

*Affordable “Meals-for-the-Week” Plans
*Convenient Grocery Shopping Service
*In-home Personal Chef Service
*Weekly Cook Dates
*Easy to follow Heating Instructions
*Complete Kitchen Clean Up
*Complimentary Goodies
It’s as simple as 1 - 2 - 3!
  1. Choose a meal plan that works best for you and your family.
  2. Each week, choose from a variety of delicious menus.  We’ll take care of the grocery shopping, bring along our own cooking supplies, and come to your home to prepare your “Meals-for-the-Week” in one afternoon.  We’ll leave your kitchen sparkling clean and your refrigerator filled with gourmet delights for the entire week! 
  3. Simply heat-and-serve your gourmet fare when it is convenient for you, whenever you feel like enjoying your delicious, healthy home cooked meals!

“Meals-for-the Week” Packages:

(All entrees include a main dish and two sides and are generously portioned)

Package A:  Perfect for singles or couples on the go!  Eat dinner in the quiet privacy of your own home, according to your own schedule. Take meals to work, impress a date, or just eliminate those grueling trips to the grocery store and fast food stops on your way home.  This package offers three different entrees with appropriate side dishes, totaling six meals, which can be packaged separately into individual servings or in servings of two each, whichever you prefer.

Servings: 3 x 2 - Cost: $ 200

Package BSame description and packaging availability as above, this slightly larger plan provides you with five different entrees with appropriate side dishes per week, totaling 10 meals.  It will give you more time to relax, so you can enjoy the more important things in life each week!  And it will eliminate the hassle of having to come up with an answer to that never-ending, dreaded question, “What shall we do about dinner tonight?”  This plan is also great for unexpected company and lunches!

Servings: 5 x 2 - Cost: $ 275   

Package C:  This “family” package is perfect for feeding a family of four, and will undoubtedly leave you with lots of delicious leftovers each night!  It provides you with five different entrees with appropriate side dishes, packaged family style for your convenience.  So sit back, relax, and enjoy life with your loved ones!

Servings: 5 x 4 - Cost: $ 325

*Prices include the cost of food for menus chosen from our standard menu selections.
PLEASE NOTE that any special “high-end” orders will require additional charges due to the higher market costs.  The Occasional Chef is happy to customize any of our menus and provide you with available specialty foods. 

Standard “Meals-for-the-Week” Sample Menu Selections:

Chicken Picatta
Rice Pilaf with Almonds
Spinach Soufflé

Pork Tenderloin Medallions
Basmati Rice
Brussels Sprouts

Beef Stroganoff
Egg Noodles
Green Beans Almandine

Chicken Marsala
Wild Rice

Braised Short Ribs
Carrots and Onions
Mashed Potatoes

Spaghetti and Meatballs
Tossed Salad

Baby Back Ribs
New Potato Salad
Creamy Cole Slaw

Chicken, Artichokes & Rice
Baby Carrots

Apple Meatloaf
Baked Potato
Broccoli in Lemon Butter

Beef Stew
Potatoes and Carrots

Mexican Rice
Santa Fe Salad

Pork Chops with Sauerkraut
Sweet Potatoes
Green Bean Casserole

Citrus Glazed Salmon
Rice Pilaf
Spinach Stuffed Tomato

Lemon Sole
Rosemary New Potatoes
Lima Beans

German Pot Roast
Root Vegetables
Mashed Potatoes

Oven Fried Chicken
Cheesy Mashed Potatoes
Green Beans

Beef Burgundy
Egg Noodles
Peas and Carrots

Chicken Marsala
Orange Basmati Rice
Brussels Sprouts

Roasted Stuffed Chicken
Cous Cous
Harvard Beets and Carrots

Founder in Lemon Sauce
Oven Roasted Potatoes
Wax Beans

Pork Loin with Honey Glaze
White Rice
Broiled Tomatoes

Mongolian Beef
Orange Ginger Rice
Sesame Green Beans

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